The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A11/0082/17

Product:  Windscreen washer fluid

Name: Scheibenreiniger Frostschutz

Batch number / Barcode:  5902537962019

Type of alert: Other

Category: Chemical products

Brand: Prolix

Type / number of model:  Zitrus; Art. n° 6201

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains methanol (4.2%) but is incorrectly labelled. The safety information and warnings are incomplete and the bottle does not have the required child-resistant fastening. The product is toxic.

The product does not comply with Directive 1999/45/EC on the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous preparations (CLP).

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Blue windscreen washer fluid with antifreeze agent in a plastic bottle with blue plastic cap.

Country of origin: Poland

Alert submitted by: Germany